The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 28 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 47 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.40% 3.67% 1.79%
As % of the Vendors category 17.87% 7.86% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 5
Average daily rate £266 £450 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.83% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £305 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £500 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
VMware
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
263 318 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 41.42% 46.63% 44.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 210 112
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £471 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 12
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% -16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +9 42 £263 -41.66% 6
West Wales +17 2 £268 -46.50%
VMware
UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 38 (50.00%) Linux
2 34 (44.74%) Windows
3 29 (38.16%) Microsoft
4 27 (35.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (35.53%) Windows Server
5 26 (34.21%) Puppet
5 26 (34.21%) Citrix
6 22 (28.95%) Java
7 21 (27.63%) HP
8 19 (25.00%) Cisco
8 19 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (23.68%) Jenkins
9 18 (23.68%) DevOps
10 17 (22.37%) WebSphere
10 17 (22.37%) Apache
11 16 (21.05%) ITIL
12 15 (19.74%) Red Hat
12 15 (19.74%) Firewall
13 14 (18.42%) TCP/IP
13 14 (18.42%) Tomcat
13 14 (18.42%) Google
13 14 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (17.11%) nginx
14 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (17.11%) JBoss
14 13 (17.11%) DNS
14 13 (17.11%) Active Directory
14 13 (17.11%) Google Cloud Platform

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (22.37%) Apache
1 17 (22.37%) WebSphere
2 14 (18.42%) Tomcat
3 13 (17.11%) JBoss
3 13 (17.11%) nginx
4 12 (15.79%) Jetty
5 11 (14.47%) IIS
6 7 (9.21%) WebLogic
7 6 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (5.26%) MS Exchange
9 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (2.63%) FileNet
9 2 (2.63%) Lync
9 2 (2.63%) Mule
9 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.32%) Node.js
10 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) MS Office
3 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.63%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.32%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (17.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (15.79%) Google App Engine
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.63%) Office 365
6 1 (1.32%) GitHub
6 1 (1.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.74%) Firewall
2 14 (18.42%) TCP/IP
3 13 (17.11%) DNS
4 12 (15.79%) HTTP
5 11 (14.47%) DHCP
5 11 (14.47%) FTP
5 11 (14.47%) IPsec
5 11 (14.47%) SSL
6 9 (11.84%) Internet
7 8 (10.53%) SAN
8 5 (6.58%) VPN
9 4 (5.26%) LAN
9 4 (5.26%) WAN
10 3 (3.95%) HTTPS
10 3 (3.95%) SSH
10 3 (3.95%) Wireshark
11 1 (1.32%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) MySQL
2 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.63%) Big Data
4 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.63%) HBase
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.26%) Maven
2 4 (5.26%) Subversion
3 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.95%) IntelliJ
3 3 (3.95%) JUnit
4 1 (1.32%) Ant
4 1 (1.32%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.32%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.32%) FishEye
4 1 (1.32%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.32%) Gradle
4 1 (1.32%) Hudson
4 1 (1.32%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.32%) JIRA
4 1 (1.32%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.32%) Selenium
4 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Electronics
2 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.63%) Marketing
2 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 10 (13.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (9.21%) Network Support
4 6 (7.89%) Technical Design Authority
5 5 (6.58%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (6.58%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (6.58%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) 1st Line Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Administrator
6 4 (5.26%) Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Architect
6 4 (5.26%) DevOps Specialist
6 4 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.95%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
7 3 (3.95%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 3 (3.95%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (3.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) J2EE
1 11 (14.47%) Servlets
2 10 (13.16%) .NET
3 5 (6.58%) Web Services
4 4 (5.26%) Java EE
4 4 (5.26%) LAMP
5 3 (3.95%) SAML
5 3 (3.95%) XML
6 1 (1.32%) HTML
6 1 (1.32%) jQuery
6 1 (1.32%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.32%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.95%) Cryptography
3 3 (3.95%) PKI
4 1 (1.32%) Clustering
4 1 (1.32%) NHS
4 1 (1.32%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 38 (50.00%) Linux
2 34 (44.74%) Windows
3 27 (35.53%) Windows Server
4 19 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (10.53%) AIX
9 3 (3.95%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.63%) Android
10 2 (2.63%) CentOS
10 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.63%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.32%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.32%) Solaris
11 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) DevOps
2 16 (21.05%) ITIL
3 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 11 (14.47%) Open Source
6 9 (11.84%) Migration
7 8 (10.53%) Incident Management
7 8 (10.53%) Logistics
8 5 (6.58%) Project Management
8 5 (6.58%) Resource Management
9 4 (5.26%) Project Governance
9 4 (5.26%) Service Management
10 3 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.95%) Information Security
10 3 (3.95%) ITSM
10 3 (3.95%) Risk Management
11 2 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (2.63%) Programme Management
11 2 (2.63%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) Java
2 8 (10.53%) SQL
3 6 (7.89%) Perl
4 5 (6.58%) Python
5 4 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.26%) PHP
6 3 (3.95%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.63%) Ruby
8 1 (1.32%) C++
8 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 9 (11.84%) CCNA
2 9 (11.84%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (11.84%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (35.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (17.11%) Active Directory
3 11 (14.47%) Xen
4 5 (6.58%) vSphere
5 4 (5.26%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.32%) Docker
7 1 (1.32%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (34.21%) Puppet
2 10 (13.16%) Tivoli
3 9 (11.84%) HP Data Protector
3 9 (11.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (6.58%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.58%) SCCM
5 4 (5.26%) Ansible
6 3 (3.95%) yum
7 2 (2.63%) Kibana
7 2 (2.63%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.32%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (1.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (38.16%) Microsoft
2 26 (34.21%) Citrix
3 21 (27.63%) HP
4 19 (25.00%) Cisco
5 15 (19.74%) Red Hat
6 14 (18.42%) Google
7 7 (9.21%) NetApp
8 6 (7.89%) Veeam
9 5 (6.58%) SAP
10 4 (5.26%) Oracle
11 3 (3.95%) Atlassian
12 2 (2.63%) Adobe
12 2 (2.63%) Apple
12 2 (2.63%) BMC
12 2 (2.63%) CA
12 2 (2.63%) Cloudera
12 2 (2.63%) Dell
12 2 (2.63%) Remedy
12 2 (2.63%) Sage
12 2 (2.63%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago